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BoomJa
07-25-2005, 10:21 PM
Hey Folks, We have posted a humorous look at EQ2 terminology. Link:   <a href="http://tth.tentonhammer.com/index.php?module=ContentExpress&func=display&ceid=22" target=_blank>TenTonHammer.com Guide to MMOG Terminology</a> Our Search Aggregate Tool (searches all of the top EQ2 sites in one go and gives you links to the information you requested in a Google like manner) has been ported to a web based system.    <a href="http://search.tentonhammer.com" target=_blank>MMOG Search Tool</a> We would love feedback, especially on the search tool if you have time to pass some on. Enjoy! Boomjack TenTonHammer.com <div></div>

Kittypoo
07-25-2005, 11:35 PM
<DIV>Very nice article.  I want a t-shirt !!!</DIV> <DIV> </DIV> <DIV>Nice layout on the search tool also.  Came up with a lot of information sources.  Very good job <img src="/smilies/3b63d1616c5dfcf29f8a7a031aaa7cad.gif" border="0" alt="SMILEY" /></DIV> <DIV> </DIV>

Mig
07-26-2005, 01:11 AM
I'd like to add:DPS - Can also mean Deaths per Session. As in, "My Enchanter friend pulls much more DPS than my troubadour friend."

Traldan Omegafyre
07-26-2005, 01:48 AM
Hilarious!  And oh so true...<div></div>

Morgonn
07-26-2005, 09:07 AM
LOL...those definitions hold true from my first day in EQ1 up til now...and I want one pf those t-shirts!  Excellent post. <div></div>

Mywolveri
07-27-2005, 09:57 PM
Loved the site! Awesome work and knowledge on the site. Thank you very much for making the searching so much easier.

faekiss
07-28-2005, 12:52 AM
Loved the site, and yes the t-shirts are very cool .

jshari
07-28-2005, 01:08 AM
awsome! that was a great read <div></div>

Brickya
07-28-2005, 03:46 PM
<DIV>Don't forget:</DIV> <DIV> </DIV> <DIV><FONT color=#99ffff><STRONG>Fast AFK</STRONG> </FONT>- where as the healer or tank goes away from the keyboard in the middle of a very dangerous area promising to be back really fast.  In reality they are gone for 5-10 minutes in which they consider fast.</DIV> <DIV> </DIV> <DIV><FONT color=#33ccff>Autofollow -<FONT color=#ffffff> where as a player who goes AFK can follow someone around.  They normally autofollow the puller which in turns causes undo aggro whiping out the group, they then mysteriosly go linkdead, hence saving them from mass embarrassment.  This also used to gain experience while they are watching their favorite episode of Star Trek in the other room.</FONT></FONT></DIV><p>Message Edited by Brickyard on <span class=date_text>07-28-2005</span> <span class=time_text>04:48 AM</span>

Icona
07-29-2005, 03:45 AM
Also: GTG - "Good To Go" An reply often miscounted by the MAIN TANK whereby one group member (usually the healer) is not actually Good to Go, resulting in XP DEPT. <div></div>

Monolith
07-29-2005, 07:38 PM
<P>Funny <img src="/smilies/283a16da79f3aa23fe1025c96295f04f.gif" border="0" alt="SMILEY" /></P> <P> </P>

jsc97
07-30-2005, 07:56 AM
<DIV>Heehee! I want the "AFK" shirt with an added "so go away" on it. Good reference + a laugh. <What a good pair.</DIV> <DIV> </DIV> <DIV>Hookaid</DIV> <DIV>Grobb</DIV>

Diviyne
08-01-2005, 09:40 AM
<DIV>rofl that was great, if any made me laugh more than others i'd say it was </DIV> <DIV> </DIV> <DIV><SPAN class=textBodyLargeDark><STRONG>“Raid”</STRONG></SPAN> - a complicated and time consuming grouping arrangement whereby shards can be produced in multiples of 6</DIV>

FredonEQ1
08-01-2005, 05:22 PM
<P>Real nice terminology LOL</P> <P>real funny and too often sooooo true lol</P> <P> </P> <P>/applaud</P> <P> </P> <P>Fredon SilverMoon</P> <P>Troubadour 45</P> <P>Illumanati</P> <P>Splitpaw sever</P>

Renita_Serafim
08-07-2005, 09:39 PM
<P>My pet term is:-</P> <P><FONT color=#cc0000><STRONG><FONT color=#ff0000>Fauxlinkdeath:-</FONT> </STRONG></FONT><FONT color=#ffffff>When one intentionally quits the game or swiches off their computer without logging out for the purpose of leaving a bad group without causing offense.</FONT></P> <P>I've been guilty of this on occassion. There's also:-</P> <P><FONT color=#ff0000><STRONG>Trialleveling:- </STRONG></FONT><FONT color=#ffffff>When one repeatedly does the Trial of Harclave quest over and over for the sole purpose of gaining XP and going up levels.</FONT></P> <P> </P><p>Message Edited by Astralmage on <span class=date_text>08-08-2005</span> <span class=time_text>04:25 PM</span>